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“More ruins than castle”
Review of Castillo de Zamora

Castillo de Zamora
Ranked #9 of 61 things to do in Zamora
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Nicely paved for visitors, but for wheelchairs only limited accessible. Must have been nice in the past, overlooking the river Duero, but now just some stones.

Thank Martin v
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Basically it's a small castle and being restored and made more accessible with walkways the outstanding feature for me was the huge moat, it looks like it would have made it very difficult to enter unlike some moats you see! It's a nice position by the cathedral and a lovely park.

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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our walk around this castle.
Zamora is quiet at this time of the year so were the only visitors at the time.

Thank John K
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Luckily the wall and grounds have been restored. Nevertheless there is no much to see in it. They could have added some explanatory panels, with information about its history and role in the town history. It makes for a short walk over the walls, to get some nice views. Considering that it is a free visit, it makes for an short tour once you are in the area.

Thank JesLon
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

If you have some time in Zamora during the day, it is well worth walking to Castillo de Zamora. You can walk through the ruins of the castle (we were there in mid Nov, and it was free) and have an amazing view of the city and cathedral. Make sure you walk along the top wall, the view is fantastic.

Thank Steve B
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